Kirklees College is a large successful FE college, currently Ofsted graded as Good. Operating across Kirklees with centres based in Huddersfield and Dewsbury.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a modern building, with excellent on site facilities, such as a fully equipped gym, hair & beauty salons and fine dining restaurant.

Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Curriculum Area Manager for maths and English.

The successful post holder will have a passion for their curriculum area and up to date knowledge of GCSE/FS syllabus. Working across all college sites and covering 16-18 study programmes, adult provision, apprenticeships and community learning provision, you will lead, motivate, develop and manage the maths and English curriculum team. You will have a proven track record of improving standards in English and/or maths that will drive learners towards their aspirational destinations.

Having worked in a similar role or ready for your next step into Middle Management, you will bring a motivational, target driven approach and drive to build a dynamic and successful team and will be able to utilise staff resources and maximise efficiency and effectiveness.

To be considered for this role you must hold a relevant degree, a minimum of a level 4 qualification in Maths or English and be a fully qualified teacher with a PGCE qualification or equivalent, with demonstrable experience of working in a cross college role. The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is also essential for the post.

As a learning organisation and as part of our commitment to your continued professional development we may require you to complete an apprenticeship standard or framework that relates to this opportunity.

If you have supplied an e-mail address, should you be shortlisted for interview, we will contact you via your e-mail address.

If you have any queries about this post please e-mail

Kirklees College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As a College we are committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

As an employer, we are committed to exploring opportunities for flexible working and ensuring the work-life balance and wellbeing of our workforce. Visit the Jobs page on our website for further information.

With the current situation surrounding Covid19, we are keen to hold interviews remotely to ensure an efficient appointment process.

Intended interviews to be held week commencing 8th June 2020